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Civil rights leader Ben Jealous speaks at a voting rights rally outside the White House on Aug. 24 in Washington, D.C. Marches across the country are planned for Saturday. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images hide caption

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There's A March On Washington For Voting Rights. Here's What Is Holding Up Action

More than 50 years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, activists are marching to fight federal legislation that they say will make it harder to vote.

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Time's Up CEO Tina Tchen — seen here at an event in July — has stepped down. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Care Can't Wait hide caption

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Time's Up CEO Resigns Over Cuomo Fallout

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Civil rights leader Ben Jealous speaks at a voting rights rally outside the White House on Aug. 24 in Washington, D.C. Marches across the country are planned for Saturday. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images hide caption

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Fed Up With Inaction Over Voting Rights, Thousands March On Washington

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Maricopa County constable Darlene Martinez knocks on a door before posting an eviction order on Oct. 1, 2020, in Phoenix. An extended eviction moratorium ordered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been struck down. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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The Supreme Court Will Allow Evictions To Resume. It Could Affect Millions Of Tenants

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People evacuated from Kabul arrive at Hindon Air Force base near New Delhi, on Sunday. Despite entreaties from the Taliban, India choose to evacuate its diplomats earlier this month. AP hide caption

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With The U.S. Exit From Afghanistan, India Fears An Increasingly Hostile Region

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